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Nabataeans And China
 Chinese Texts 
Discover what the Chinese wrote about Arabia, Petra, and Rome during the time of the Nabataean Empire
The Li-Kan Question 
Was LiKan, mentioned in Chinese texts the Nabataean city of Petra?
 An overview of Chinese history
Discover what was happening in China during the time of the Nabataean Empire.
 Trade in the Far East
Discover when sea trade in the east started, and where the traders ventured. Complete with map.
 Who were the Arab Sea Traders?
Ancient historians write about Arab Sea Traders bringing goods from India and China to Rome. Who were these people?
 The Ancient Maritime Sea Route
Discover the Maritime Sea Route that connected Rome to China 250 BC to 250AD
 Parallel Maritime Histories
(Greece, Egypt, India, South Yemen, China, Rome)
Map of China

The Spice Route Time Chart (China, India, Arabia, Europe)
 Chinese Contacts with the West as mentioned in Chinese historical sources
Book Review
1421 - The Year China Discovered the World

We are currently looking for information on the Hui people of China who are reputedly of Arab/Chinese mix. (Ningxia Province) Please contact us with any information you may have.
Who were the ancient Arab Sea Traders? Alexandria, the center of trade
Nabataeans in Italy Berenice Port on the Red Sea
Nabataeans in Africa Myos Hormos Port on the Red Sea
Africa: Juani Island Leuce Come Port on the Red Sea
Africa: Mafia Island Trade on the Arabian Sea
Africa: The Coast of Tanzania Trade on the Red Sea
Nabataeans in India Nabataeans in the Arab Gulf
The Kingdoms of South India Indian Pottery Found in Petra
Arab Ports of Call in India Trade on the Bay of Bengal
Nabataeans and Sri Lanka Ancient Trade Items
The Kingdom of Ruhuna Nabataeans in Turkey
Stone Anchors from Arabia in Sri Lanka Malacca in Asia
Southern Arabia Dong Song Kingdom in Vietnam
Southern Arabia Countryside African Pottery found in Nabataea
Southern Arabia A Caravansary Nabataean Trade Routes
Southern Arabia: The Marib Dam Nabataeans on Rhodes
Southern Arabia Sa'ada (City in the North) The Ancient Maritime Sea Route
Southern ArabiaYemeni Lifestyle A Proposed New Trade Route Directly East fromPetra
Nabataeans in Antartica? Elephants and the Nabataeans
Nabataeans in China Trade on the China Sea
The Spice Route Time Chart (China, India, Arabia, Europe)  Nabataea found in Chinese Texts
China: The Li-Kan Question  Chinese Maritime History
An overview of Chinese history The 'West' as mentioned in Chinese historical sources
Book Review; 1421 - The Year China Discovered the World  
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